Desmonema chierchianum Vanhöffen, 1888

Otto M. P. Oliveira, Thaís P. Miranda, Enilma M. Araujo, Patricia Ayón, Cristina M. Cedeño-Posso, Amancay A. Cepeda-Mercado, Pab, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 208

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Desmonema chierchianum Vanhöffen, 1888
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Desmonema chierchianum Vanhöffen, 1888 

Remarks: for distinction between species of the genera, see Larson (1986) and Mianzan & Cornelius (1999). Distribution in South America: medusa—Atlantic Ocean, Argentina, from 35ºS to 55ºS (Mianzan & Cornelius 1999). 

Habitat: near surface, mostly neritic, found along the 200 m isobath (Mianzan & Cornelius 1999).